As well as being compared against other super zooms, the Nikon Coolpix B700 is also often compared to entry-level DSLRs, travel zooms and pro digicams. The Nikon Coolpix B700's top rivals come from Nikon (such as the Coolpix P900 and the Coolpix B500) and Panasonic (such as the Lumix DC-FZ80 (Lumix DC-FZ82) and the Lumix DMC-FZ300)

compared toSuper zoom competitors

Generally, some of the advantages of the Nikon Coolpix B700 compared to other super zoom competitors include: it records very high quality movies (UHD @ 30fps vs 1080p @ 60fps), is newer (february 2016 vs march 2015) and is more popular.

However, on average it has a slightly narrower aperture (f/3.3 vs f/2.8), doesn't record high-speed movies (none vs 240 fps), doesn't have a touch screen, doesn't record movies in 24p and lacks and external mic jack.

Nikon Coolpix P900

Nikon Coolpix P900
1 year older
$509 - $697

Significant advantages of the P900 (vs the Coolpix B700)

  • Much more zoom: 83.3x vs 60x
  • Has a GPS
  • Better maximum light sensitivity: 12,800 ISO vs 3,200 ISO

Significant disadvantages of the P900 (vs the Coolpix B700)

  • Lower resolution movies: 1080p @ 60fps vs UHD @ 30fps
  • Significantly larger: Large (140×103×137 mm) vs Professional size (125×85×107 mm)
  • Significantly heavier: 899 g vs 565 g

common strengths of the P900 and Coolpix B700

  • Incredible zoom: 83.3x vs 60x
  • Inexpensive: $499.00 vs $369.00
  • Popularity: 672 vs 983

Panasonic Lumix DC-FZ80 (Lumix DC-FZ82)

Panasonic Lumix DC-FZ80 (Lumix DC-FZ82)
10 months newer

Significant advantages of the Lumix DC-FZ80 (Lumix DC-FZ82) (vs the Coolpix B700)

  • Significantly better wide angle: 20 mm vs 24 mm
  • Has a touch screen
  • Supports an external flash

Significant disadvantages of the Lumix DC-FZ80 (Lumix DC-FZ82) (vs the Coolpix B700)

  • Screen does not flip out
  • Significantly slower max shutter speed: 1/2000 of a second vs 1/4000 of a second

common strengths of the Lumix DC-FZ80 (Lumix DC-FZ82) and Coolpix B700

  • Incredible zoom: 60x vs 60x
  • Popularity: 704 vs 983

Canon PowerShot SX60 HS

Canon PowerShot SX60 HS
1 year older
$340 - $449

Significant advantages of the SX60 HS (vs the Coolpix B700)

  • Records high-speed movies: 240 fps vs None
  • Has an external mic jack
  • Better wide angle: 21 mm vs 24 mm

Significant disadvantages of the SX60 HS (vs the Coolpix B700)

  • Lower resolution movies: 1080p @ 60fps vs UHD @ 30fps
  • Significantly slower max shutter speed: 1/2000 of a second vs 1/4000 of a second

common strengths of the SX60 HS and Coolpix B700

  • Incredible zoom: 65x vs 60x
  • Inexpensive: $340.00 vs $369.00

Nikon Coolpix B500

Nikon Coolpix B500
similar age
$215 - $297

Significant advantages of the Coolpix B500 (vs the Coolpix B700)

  • Much longer battery life: 600 shots vs 350 shots

Significant disadvantages of the Coolpix B500 (vs the Coolpix B700)

  • Significantly less zoom: 39.1x vs 60x
  • Lower resolution movies: 1080p @ 60fps vs UHD @ 30fps
  • No viewfinder: None vs Digital

common strengths of the Coolpix B500 and Coolpix B700

  • Light weight: 541 g vs 565 g
  • Inexpensive: $214.99 vs $369.00
  • Popularity: 669 vs 983

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX400V

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX400V
2 years older
$398

Significant advantages of the DSC-HX400V (vs the Coolpix B700)

  • Has an external mic jack
  • Supports 24p
  • Has a GPS

Significant disadvantages of the DSC-HX400V (vs the Coolpix B700)

  • Lower resolution movies: 1080p @ 50fps vs UHD @ 30fps

common strengths of the DSC-HX400V and Coolpix B700

  • Great zoom: 50x vs 60x
  • Inexpensive: $398.00 vs $369.00
  • Fast max shutter speeds: 1/4000 of a second vs 1/4000 of a second

Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ300

Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ300
7 months older
$498 - $499

Significant advantages of the DMC-FZ300 (vs the Coolpix B700)

  • Has an external mic jack
  • Supports 24p
  • Has a touch screen

Significant disadvantages of the DMC-FZ300 (vs the Coolpix B700)

  • Much less zoom: 24x vs 60x

common strengths of the DMC-FZ300 and Coolpix B700

  • Both shoot very high resolution HD movies: UHD @ 30fps vs UHD @ 30fps
  • Inexpensive: $497.99 vs $369.00
  • Fast max shutter speeds: 1/16000 of a second vs 1/4000 of a second

compared toEntry-level DSLR competitors

Generally, some of the advantages of the Nikon Coolpix B700 compared to entry-level DSLR competitors include: it records very high quality movies (UHD @ 30fps vs 1080p @ 30fps), has image stabilization (lens vs none), has a screen which flips out and is newer (february 2016 vs february 2014).

However, on average it has a slightly smaller screen (3" vs 3.2"), takes much lower resolution photos (9.7 MP vs 24 MP), doesn't record movies in 24p, has a much smaller sensor (1/2.3" 6.17x4.55mm vs APS-C 23.5x15.6mm) and has a lower quality type of viewfinder (digital vs pentamirror).

Canon EOS Rebel T6

Canon EOS Rebel T6
similar age
$318 - $699 (body only)
$375 - $449 18-55mm lens

Significant advantages of the Rebel T6 (vs the Coolpix B700)

  • Has an optical viewfinder: Pentamirror vs Digital
  • Supports 24p
  • Much higher true resolution: 17.9 MP vs 9.7 MP

Significant disadvantages of the Rebel T6 (vs the Coolpix B700)

  • Lower resolution movies: 1080p @ 30fps vs UHD @ 30fps
  • Screen does not flip out
  • Shoots significantly slower: 3 fps vs 5 fps

common strengths of the Rebel T6 and Coolpix B700

  • Inexpensive: $318.00 vs $369.00

Nikon D3300

Nikon D3300
2 years older
$465 (body only)
$379 - $447 18-55mm lens

Significant advantages of the D3300 (vs the Coolpix B700)

  • Much higher true resolution: 24.2 MP vs 9.7 MP
  • Has an optical viewfinder: Pentamirror vs Digital
  • Supports 24p

Significant disadvantages of the D3300 (vs the Coolpix B700)

  • Lower resolution movies: 1080p @ 60fps vs UHD @ 30fps
  • No image stabilization: None vs
    1. Lens
  • Screen does not flip out

common strengths of the D3300 and Coolpix B700

  • Good movie support: 1080p @ 60fps vs UHD @ 30fps
  • Inexpensive: $379.00 vs $369.00

Nikon D3400

Nikon D3400
5 months newer
$400 (body only)
$387 - $497 18-55mm lens

Significant advantages of the D3400 (vs the Coolpix B700)

  • Much higher true resolution: 24 MP vs 9.7 MP
  • Has an optical viewfinder: Pentamirror vs Digital
  • Supports 24p

Significant disadvantages of the D3400 (vs the Coolpix B700)

  • Lower resolution movies: 1080p @ 60fps vs UHD @ 30fps
  • Screen does not flip out

common strengths of the D3400 and Coolpix B700

  • Good movie support: 1080p @ 60fps vs UHD @ 30fps
  • Inexpensive: $387.00 vs $369.00

Nikon D5500

Nikon D5500
1 year older
$538 (body only)
$549 - $599 18-55mm lens

Significant advantages of the D5500 (vs the Coolpix B700)

  • Much higher true resolution: 24 MP vs 9.7 MP
  • Has an optical viewfinder: Pentamirror vs Digital
  • Supports 24p

Significant disadvantages of the D5500 (vs the Coolpix B700)

  • Lower resolution movies: 1080p @ 60fps vs UHD @ 30fps

common strengths of the D5500 and Coolpix B700

  • Good movie support: 1080p @ 60fps vs UHD @ 30fps
  • Flip-out screens
  • Inexpensive: $538.00 vs $369.00

Canon EOS Rebel T5

Canon EOS Rebel T5
2 years older
$325 (body only)
$355 18-55mm lens

Significant advantages of the Rebel T5 (vs the Coolpix B700)

  • Has an optical viewfinder: Pentamirror vs Digital
  • Supports 24p
  • Much higher true resolution: 18 MP vs 9.7 MP

Significant disadvantages of the Rebel T5 (vs the Coolpix B700)

  • Lower resolution movies: 1080p @ 30fps vs UHD @ 30fps
  • Much lower resolution screen: 460k dots vs 921k dots
  • No image stabilization: None vs
    1. Lens

common strengths of the Rebel T5 and Coolpix B700

  • Inexpensive: $325.00 vs $369.00

Nikon D5300

Nikon D5300
2 years older
$413 (body only)
$450 - $697 18-55mm lens

Significant advantages of the D5300 (vs the Coolpix B700)

  • Much higher true resolution: 24 MP vs 9.7 MP
  • Has an optical viewfinder: Pentamirror vs Digital
  • Supports 24p

Significant disadvantages of the D5300 (vs the Coolpix B700)

  • Lower resolution movies: 1080p @ 60fps vs UHD @ 30fps
  • No image stabilization: None vs
    1. Lens

common strengths of the D5300 and Coolpix B700

  • Good movie support: 1080p @ 60fps vs UHD @ 30fps
  • Flip-out screens
  • Inexpensive: $413.00 vs $369.00

compared toTravel zoom competitors

Generally, some of the advantages of the Nikon Coolpix B700 compared to travel zoom competitors include: it has way more more zoom (60x vs 30x), records very high quality movies (UHD @ 30fps vs 1080p @ 60fps), has a screen which flips out, has a slightly longer battery life (350 shots vs 250 shots) and has higher quality type of viewfinder (digital vs none).

However, on average it is significantly larger (professional size (125×85×107 mm) vs compact (100×58×23 mm)), doesn't have a touch screen, is thicker (4.2" vs 0.9") and is slightly heavier (565 g vs 147 g).

Nikon Coolpix A900

Nikon Coolpix A900
similar age
$299 - $397

Significant advantages of the Coolpix A900 (vs the Coolpix B700)

  • Significantly smaller: Mid size (113×67×40 mm) vs Professional size (125×85×107 mm)
  • Significantly thinner: 1.6" vs 4.2"
  • Lighter: 289 g vs 565 g

Significant disadvantages of the Coolpix A900 (vs the Coolpix B700)

  • Much less zoom: 35x vs 60x
  • No viewfinder: None vs Digital

common strengths of the Coolpix A900 and Coolpix B700

  • Great zoom: 35x vs 60x
  • Both shoot very high resolution HD movies: UHD @ 30fps vs UHD @ 30fps
  • High resolution screens: 921k dots vs 921k dots

Canon PowerShot SX720 HS

Canon PowerShot SX720 HS
similar age
$260 - $349

Significant advantages of the PowerShot SX720 HS (vs the Coolpix B700)

  • Significantly smaller: Mid size (110×64×36 mm) vs Professional size (125×85×107 mm)
  • Significantly thinner: 1.4" vs 4.2"
  • Lighter: 270 g vs 565 g

Significant disadvantages of the PowerShot SX720 HS (vs the Coolpix B700)

  • Significantly less zoom: 40x vs 60x
  • Lower resolution movies: 1080p @ 60fps vs UHD @ 30fps
  • Screen does not flip out

common strengths of the PowerShot SX720 HS and Coolpix B700

  • Great zoom: 40x vs 60x
  • High resolution screens: 922k dots vs 921k dots
  • Larger than average screens: 3" vs 3"

Canon PowerShot ELPH 360 HS

Canon PowerShot ELPH 360 HS
similar age
$199

Significant advantages of the PowerShot ELPH 360 HS (vs the Coolpix B700)

  • Significantly smaller: Compact (100×58×23 mm) vs Professional size (125×85×107 mm)
  • Much thinner: 0.9" vs 4.2"
  • Significantly lighter: 147 g vs 565 g

Significant disadvantages of the PowerShot ELPH 360 HS (vs the Coolpix B700)

  • Much less zoom: 12x vs 60x
  • Lower resolution movies: 1080p @ 30fps vs UHD @ 30fps
  • Significantly lower resolution screen: 461k dots vs 921k dots

common strengths of the PowerShot ELPH 360 HS and Coolpix B700

  • Larger than average screens: 3" vs 3"
  • Better sensor types: CMOS vs CMOS

Panasonic Lumix DMC-ZS60 (Lumix DMC-TZ80)

Panasonic Lumix DMC-ZS60 (Lumix DMC-TZ80)
similar age

Significant advantages of the Lumix DMC-ZS60 (Lumix DMC-TZ80) (vs the Coolpix B700)

  • Significantly smaller: Mid size (112×64×38 mm) vs Professional size (125×85×107 mm)
  • Has a touch screen
  • Shoots significantly faster: 40 fps vs 5 fps

Significant disadvantages of the Lumix DMC-ZS60 (Lumix DMC-TZ80) (vs the Coolpix B700)

  • Much less zoom: 30x vs 60x
  • Screen does not flip out
  • Significantly slower max shutter speed: 1/2000 of a second vs 1/4000 of a second

common strengths of the Lumix DMC-ZS60 (Lumix DMC-TZ80) and Coolpix B700

  • Both shoot very high resolution HD movies: UHD @ 30fps vs UHD @ 30fps
  • High resolution screens: 1,040k dots vs 921k dots
  • Larger than average screens: 3" vs 3"

compared toPro digicam competitors

Generally, some of the advantages of the Nikon Coolpix B700 compared to pro digicam competitors include: it has way more more zoom (60x vs 4.2x), records very high quality movies (UHD @ 30fps vs 1080p @ 24fps), has a slightly wider wide angle lens (24 mm vs 28 mm), has a screen which flips out and is newer (february 2016 vs september 2012).

However, on average it has a slightly smaller sensor (1/2.3" 6.17x4.55mm vs nikon CX 13.2x8.8mm), has a much narrower aperture (f/3.3 vs f/1.8), is significantly larger (professional size (125×85×107 mm) vs mid size (106×61×42 mm)), doesn't record high-speed movies (none vs 240 fps) and takes slightly lower resolution photos (9.7 MP vs 20 MP).

Canon PowerShot G7 X Mark II

Canon PowerShot G7 X Mark II
similar age
$679

Significant advantages of the PowerShot G7 X Mark II (vs the Coolpix B700)

  • Much wider aperture: f/1.8 vs f/3.3
  • Significantly larger sensor: Nikon CX 13.2x8.8mm vs 1/2.3" 6.17x4.55mm
  • Better maximum light sensitivity: 25,600 ISO vs 3,200 ISO

Significant disadvantages of the PowerShot G7 X Mark II (vs the Coolpix B700)

  • Much less zoom: 4.2x vs 60x
  • Lower resolution movies: 1080p @ 60fps vs UHD @ 30fps
  • No viewfinder: None vs Digital

common strengths of the PowerShot G7 X Mark II and Coolpix B700

  • Each has a built-in flash
  • Popularity: 795 vs 983

Canon PowerShot G15

Canon PowerShot G15
3 years older
$790

Significant advantages of the G15 (vs the Coolpix B700)

  • Records high-speed movies: 240 fps vs None
  • Much wider aperture: f/1.8 vs f/3.3
  • Significantly smaller: Mid size (107×76×40 mm) vs Professional size (125×85×107 mm)

Significant disadvantages of the G15 (vs the Coolpix B700)

  • Much less zoom: 5x vs 60x
  • Lower resolution movies: 1080p @ 24fps vs UHD @ 30fps
  • Significantly worse wide angle: 28 mm vs 24 mm

common strengths of the G15 and Coolpix B700

  • Each has a built-in flash
  • Great battery life: 350 shots vs 350 shots
  • Viewfinders: Tunnel vs Digital